THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG

Assistant Lecturer in Experiential Learning

Location
Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong
Posted
04 Mar 2021
End of advertisement period
29 Mar 2021
Ref
503415
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The University of Hong Kong 's highest priorities are to create opportunities for the very best academic talents to excel and to advance human knowledge to the benefit of society. We serve the needs of Hong Kong, the wider region and the rest of the world.

Work type: Full-time
Department: Faculty of Education (10000)
Categories: Academic-related Staff

Assistant Lecturer in Experiential Learning in the Faculty of Education (Ref.: 503415) (to commence on August 1, 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter, on a two-year fixed-term basis with contract-end gratuity and University contribution to a retirement benefits scheme, totalling up to 10% of basic salary, with the possibility of renewal)

Applicants should possess a Bachelor’s degree or above in Education or a related discipline, a professional teaching qualification, at least 3 years’ post-qualification teaching experience in schools or tertiary institutions, and/or other relevant professional or academic experience. They should have a strong teaching background. Experience in collaborating with NGOs and delivering Experiential Learning programmes would be highly preferable.

The appointee will work under the Associate Dean (Learning & Teaching), making contributions at both the course level and the system level.  He/She will be expected to plan and develop Experiential Learning programmes and initiatives for students, conduct orientation sessions and feedback sessions, and undertake site visits. He/She will review existing projects, produce videos to promote Experiential Learning, liaise with NGOs in Hong Kong and overseas, and share research findings.  The appointee will also be required to assume administrative responsibilities as assigned.

A highly competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience will be offered, in addition to annual leave and medical benefits.

The University only accepts online application for the above post. Applicants should apply online at the University’s careers site (https://jobs.hku.hk) and upload a cover letter, an up-to-date C.V. with the contact information of three referees, a teaching statement of not more than 2 pages (with a link to a sample video clip to demonstrate the applicant’s teaching in not more than 20 minutes). Review of applications will start from March 29, 2021 and continue until the post is filled.

The University is an equal opportunities employer and
is committed to equality, ethics, inclusivity, diversity and transparency

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